A significant amount of retailers assign the same login credentials to employees and do not know if employees have leaked sensitive data - in spite of the majority claiming full confidence that their sensitive information is sufficiently protected.
A vast collection containing metadata of over 70 million records of phone calls placed by prisoners to at least 37 US states and links to actual recordings for each call has been leaked to reporters of The Intercept by an anonymous hacker.
Over the weekend, someone has been peddling a batch of 590,000 email address/password combinations allegedly belonging to Comcast customers.
TalkTalk continues with its practice of updating the public with information regarding the recent data breach on Fridays, and according to the latest update, the total number of customers whose personal details were accessed is 156,959.
A 16-year-old boy from Norwich has become the fourth person arrested in connection with the investigation into the TalkTalk data breach.
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